03 Jun 2017

Arcade Fire announce new album Everything Now!

Arcade Fire have announced their 5th studio album, Everything Now, will be released on July 28th through Columbia Records / Sony Music Entertainment (Here’s my piece on their label situation). Pre-order now on EverythingNow.com – and sign up for the newsletter there too. There are A LOT of options and

23 Mar 2017

Arcade Fire at Les Nuits de Fourvière

A date that has all the ingredients to be the ‘gig of the summer’ was announced today when Les Nuits de Fourvière announced their 2017 program. Arcade Fire are to play the ancient roman amphitheatre in Lyon, France on June 5th. Last time the band played there was on the

22 Mar 2017

Arcade Fire to headline Lollapalooza 2017!

Arcade Fire had up til now only announced dates in Europe, that changed this morning when Lollapalooza in Chicago, IL announced its 2017 lineup. The band will headline the Sunday, August 6th. It’s the third time the band plays the festival following their debut in 2005 as “The Arcade Fire”

20 Dec 2016

Arcade Fire to headline one-day festival in Austria

Arcade Fire was this morning confirmed to headline the weirdly named but wonderful one-day festival Ahoi! The Full Hit of Summer – July 11, 2017. Supporting acts to be announced. This is my kind of festival, right down by the Danube river in Linz, Austria. I can think of much

16 Dec 2016

Arcade Fire to headline a pair of festivals in France

Arcade Fire have been announced to headline two festivals in France next summer (2017). They’re doing Les Eurockéennes de Belfort on July 9th and Les Vieilles Charrues on July 15th. It’ll be the third visit for the band to Eurockéennes (2007,2011) and the second to Vielles Charrues (2007). All announced